The former world champion in two different weight classes Javier Fortuna entered this fight with a boxing record of 34-2-1 (23 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.11 lightweight in the world. He lost to Robert Easter Jr last year (via split decision, Robert Easter Jr vs Javier Fortuna), then he accidently injured falling out of the ring with Adrian Granados (no decision bout, Javier Fortuna vs Adrian Granados) and he beat Sharif Bogere in his last one (Javier Fortuna vs Sharif Bogere).
His opponent, Jesus Marcelo Andres Cuellar, has an official record of 29-3-0 (22 KOs=76%) and he entered as the No.13 super featherweight. He lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2018, against Abner Mares via split decision (Jesus Cuellar vs Abner Mares) and with Gervonta Davis (Gervonta Davis vs Jesus Cuellar), but he came back to win against Carlos Padilla in 2019. Fortuna vs Cuellar is valid for the vacant WBC Continental Americas lightweight title; undercard of Brian Carlos Castano vs Wale Omotoso. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Title: vacant WBC Continental Americas lightweight title
Fortuna’s previous fight: Javier Fortuna vs Sharif Bogere
Fortuna’s next fight: Javier Fortuna vs Antonio Lozada Jr
Fortuna vs Cuellar full fight video:
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